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Maija Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Maija is of Finnish origin.

The meaning of Maija is "beloved".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 7456  in baby name popularity for girls with 16 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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Maija is a form of the name Mary.

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